Transportation Industry Products

Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Sakor Technologies Provides Dual-Dynamometer Testing System to Major Global Powertrain Manufacturer

September 8, 2016

SAKOR Technologies, Inc., a recognized leader in the area of high-performance dynamometer systems, announces that it has provided a large dual-dynamometer system to a major global powertrain manufacturer’s technical center in Beijing, China. The system will be used for testing drivetrain components for light vehicles, as well as small and mid-size trucks. The dual-dynamometer system consists of... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Industrial Trailers offer 20,000-40,000 lb load capacity.

September 7, 2016

Pre-engineered for quick turnaround, Hercules Industrial Trailers come in 10 standard deck sizes ranging from 4 x 8 ft to 5 x 24 ft. Series is grouped in 20, 25, 30, 35, and 40 K load capacities designed for severe loading and power towing conditions. Fifth wheel steering consists of ¾ in. steel plates sandwiching 24 in. diameter anti-friction disc rotating on 2 in. kingpin. Press-on... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Inertial Labs Motion Reference Units (MRU-B2) Passes Qualification Tests by Norwegian Motion Lab

September 7, 2016

PAEONIAN SPRINGS, Va. - Inertial Labs' CEO and president, Jamie Marraccini, announced that the company has launched its newest product, the Motion Reference Unit (MRU-B2), an inertial sensor-based orientation, positioning, and control solution for a diverse array of marine and subsea applications following qualification tests at Norwegian Motion Lab. The Motion Reference Unit (MRU-B2) by... Read More

Services, Transportation Industry Products

Microsemi Collaborates with Moog Controls Limited, University of Bristol and Southampton University to Develop Next Generation High Temperature Controls for Aerospace Market

September 7, 2016

Partially Funded by the U.K. Government, Project Will Enable More Efficient Control Systems ALISO VIEJO, Calif. - Microsemi Corporation (Nasdaq: MSCC), a leading provider of semiconductor solutions differentiated by power, security, reliability and performance, today announced a new collaboration with Moog Controls Limited, a division of Moog Inc. (NYSE: MOG.A and MOG.B); University of Bristol... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Test & Measuring Instruments, Transportation Industry Products

Solutions to Drive Increased Performance in a Connected Enterprise on Display at IMTS 2016

September 7, 2016

Powertrain, integrated safety and motion, and remote monitoring from Rockwell Automation will be showcased in Booth E-4357 MILWAUKEE — At this year’s International Manufacturing Technology Show (IMTS), Rockwell Automation will showcase smart manufacturing capabilities with dynamic displays featuring solutions for powertrain applications, intelligent conveying systems, remote monitoring and... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Disciplined 10 MHz Frequency Reference delivers high accuracy.

September 6, 2016

With 8 outputs, MtRF-5610 GPS eliminates requirements for separate frequency source and RF distribution unit (or multi-coupler). In addition to 10 MHz outputs, with -155 dBc noise floor, time information is available via serial output that supports 1 PPS mode and NMEA-0183. If GPS signal is lost, unit continues to operate as OCXO until signal is restored; 1 PPS signal is... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Michelin to Offer Skid Steer Ride & Drive, Demonstrate Agriculture Tire Soil Compaction and a Tire Inflation System at Farm Progress Show

September 1, 2016

New Challenger 1000 series tractors to offer Michelin Ag tires as OE option GREENVILLE, S.C. - At the Farm Progress Show being held in Boone, Iowa, Aug. 30 – Sept. 1, attendees will see and feel the advantages of multiple MICHELIN® agriculture tires. Farmers will be able to participate in a skid steer ride and drive, see a soil-compaction demonstration featuring low-pressure agricultural... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Agricultural GPS offers multi-product ISO capabilities.

September 1, 2016

Capable of Multi-Product ISO application control, Outback Guidance Max Virtual Terminal enables 5 separate application channels to be controlled across maximum of 50 separate sections. Outback AC110 will continue to be supported as one of the channel inputs and all task data can be logged and output into any XML supporting Farm Management Information System. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Transportation Industry Products

Battery-Electric Proterra Buses Usher Illinois Quad Cities Closer to Zero-Emission Future

August 31, 2016

The Illinois Quad Cities' MetroLINK will deploy two Catalyst buses with the option to purchase additional Proterra XR and FC buses through 2020 MOLINE, Ill., Aug. 26, 2016 - Proterra, the leading innovator in heavy-duty electric transportation, today announced that the Illinois Quad Cities' MetroLINK transit organization, is going forward with the purchase of two 40-foot Proterra XR... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

TAG Showcases Advanced Military Multi-GNSS Survey System at ION GNSS+ 2016, Booth# 351, from Sept. 12-16

August 30, 2016

Portland, Oregon — This year, TAG will once again join international leaders in GNSS and related Positioning, Navigation and Timing (PNT) fields to present the Precise Positioning Service (PPS) Global Positioning System-Survey (GPS-S) solution at the annual Institute of Navigation (ION) GNSS+ conference being held in the Oregon Convention Center at both #315 from September 12-16. ION GNSS+ is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Transportation Industry Products

General Dynamics NASCO to Build Container Ships for Matson

August 30, 2016

SAN DIEGO - General Dynamics NASSCO, a wholly owned subsidiary of General Dynamics (NYSE: GD), announced today it has signed a contract with Matson Navigation Company, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Matson, Inc. (NYSE: MATX), for the design and construction of two Kanaloa Class liquefied natural gas (LNG)-capable containerships with roll-on, roll-off capability. The 870-foot-long, 3,500 TEU... Read More

Construction Equipment and Supplies, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Bobcat Company Names 2016 Create & Conserve Contest Winner, Transforms Property

August 29, 2016

WEST FARGO, N.D. — Glenn and Judy Stevens, of Unity, Maine, experienced the ultimate land transformation after they were named the 2016 Create Conserve™ Habitat Event contest winners. Bobcat Company, along with partners Rick and Julie Kreuter — co-hosts of the hit television show “Beyond the Hunt” on the Outdoor Channel — selected Glenn and Judy Stevens as this year’s winners and... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

SLM Solutions and Additive Manufacturing Take Bronze in Rio

August 29, 2016

SLM Solutions was proud to play its part helping athletes strive for gold at the Rio Olympics by providing selective laser melting metal additive manufacturing technology to help bicyclists improve their equipment. SLM Solutions customer Erpro Sprint is a leading company in the field of digital manufacturing in France, offering a wide range of 3D printing services at their facility just north of... Read More

Agricultural and Farming Products, Material Handling & Storage, Transportation Industry Products

Newlons International Named Dealer for Barko Hydraulics Forestry Equipment

August 26, 2016

ELKINS, W.Va. - Barko Hydraulics, LLC announces the addition of Newlons International Sales, LLC to its dealer network for all forestry equipment product lines. Located in Elkins, West Virginia, Newlons will carry Barko equipment for all of West Virginia and two counties in Maryland. “We are excited to welcome Newlons International to the Barko team,” said John Janiro, Barko’s Director of... Read More

Non-Industrial Products, Transportation Industry Products

Lockheed Martin Awarded $79.5 Million Contract to Provide an Open Architecture Combat Management System for the U.S. Navy's Frigates

August 25, 2016

COMBATSS-21 is based on a common open architecture combat systems approach to U.S. Navy deployed cruisers, destroyers, littoral combat ships and now frigates MOORESTOWN, N.J. - The U.S. Navy selected Lockheed Martin's (NYSE: LMT) COMBATSS-21 as the combat management system for the Navy's frigate ship program. COMBATSS-21 is the combat management system in operation on the Freedom variant... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

U.S. Army Selects ATEC to Design Dramatically Improved Helicopter Engine for Black Hawk and Apache Fleets

August 25, 2016

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - The U.S. Army has announced that the Advanced Turbine Engine Company (ATEC), a joint venture of Honeywell and Pratt Whitney, has been awarded a contract for preliminary design review of a new engine for the Army's fleet of Black Hawk and Apache helicopters. The two-year contract, part of the Army's Improved Turbine Engine (ITE) program, will support the design of an... Read More

Mechanical Power Transmission, Transportation Industry Products

Durable Truck Suspension/Steer Axle conserves weight and fuel.

August 24, 2016

As available option for Peterbilt 579 and 567 set forward axle models, SOFTEK® NXT integrated monoleaf suspension and steer axle system combines STEERTEK NXT axle and monoleaf spring technology with integrated clamp group design. Design conserves weight, promotes ride quality and durability, and facilitates maintenance. Axle, with 2-piece knuckle assembly, also includes double lip... Read More

Transportation Industry Products, Vision Systems

HERMES® 450 Soars during the North Dakota UAS Field Day

August 24, 2016

Elbit System of America holds an informative gathering to highlight the flights of the large scale Unmanned Aircraft System over North Dakota for precision agriculture and electric distribution infrastructure damage assessment. FORT WORTH, Texas - Elbit Systems of America, a subsidiary of Elbit Systems Ltd, along with its local partners, hosted an Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) field day today,... Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Transportation Industry Products

Maintenance Kits support Gehl and Mustang equipment.

August 23, 2016

Specifically designed with parts required to perform recommended routine maintenance, XPRT™ Genuine Parts Maintenance Kits are available for Gehl and Mustang skid loaders, track loaders, telescopic handlers, articulated loaders, and compact excavators. Typical filter kit includes components such as air filters, engine oil filter, fuel filters, hydraulic oil filters, transmission filters, and... Read More

Transportation Industry Products

Septentrio Supplies GNSS Reference Stations to Oregon Department of Transportation

August 22, 2016

TORRANCE, Calif. – The Oregon Department of Transportation (ODOT) Geometronics Unit is deploying 19 Septentrio PolaRx5 GNSS reference stations to augment and update its statewide real-time GNSS network. The Septentrio receivers are being integrated by ODOT into the UNAVCO EarthScope Plate Boundary Observatory (PBO), which measures Earth deformation from the motion of tectonic plates in the... Read More